Fall Semester Concerto Competition:
Maranatha music students can compete in the concerto competition. 1st Prize: $100.00 and performance of the concerto with the Maranatha Symphony Orchestra in February.
2015 Winner: ELISABETH HETTINGA/VIOLIN
2014 Winner: DANIEL ANDERSON/TROMBONE
2013 Winner: TRISHA HERBERT/PIANO
2012 Winner: PHILIP LEDGERWOOD/VIOLIN (read more about the award here)
2011 Winner: LEANNA YORK/VIOLIN
Spring Semester Music Commencement Contest:
Every spring, music majors and minors compete in the annual music commencement contest. Maranatha hires adjudicators from area universities, and the adjudicators are always impressed by the level of our students. Winners perform in a student body honors concert, and a cash prize is awarded to the overall winner.
2015 Overall Winner: TRISHA HERBERT/PIANO
2014 Overall Winner: MELODY STEINBART/VIOLIN
2013 Overall Winner: ANDREA LY/PIANO (read more about the award here)
2012 Overall Winner: WILL BROWN/BRASS
Outstanding Musician Award:
Each year, Maranatha awards an “Outstanding Musician” award to the graduate who best exhibits the spirit of Maranatha in his/her academics, musicianship, and ministry.
2015 Recipient: PHILIP LEDGERWOOD
2014 Recipient: ANNELIES HARMON
2013 Recipient: KARA BURGESS (read more about the award here)
2012 Recipient: JUSTIN LANDERS
2011 Recipient: CHRISTINA BRIER (4.0)
High School Piano Competition: